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College for Homeschoolers: Udacity Courses

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 College for Homeschoolers:  Udacity Courses I saw this on a TV show the other day — a Stanford University professor started putting his lectures on-line for anyone to see/listen to.  He ended up with many of his enrolled and paying … Continue reading

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Physical Education Is Good for Kids’ Grades, Study Finds

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Physical Education Is Good for Kids’ Grades, Study Finds I feel like simply writing Duh! It is so obvious to us homeschoolers that sitting at a desk in a room with 20 or 30 other kids all day, having bells … Continue reading

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Learning that Works

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The Time Magazine article titled “Learning that Works” is about vocational training which dropped out of favor 40 years ago but is now getting attention.  It might just as easily be an article about what we in the homeschooling community … Continue reading

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Homeschooling, Time Magazine and Racism

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An article in the May 7 Time Magazine, “Inside the Racist Mind” starts off,  “After a recent event where I spoke about racial identity, a white woman sidled up to me, leaned in close so no one near us could … Continue reading

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The Home Team. Tebow laws let homechooling kids play sports on public school teams

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The April 2 issue of Time Magazine has a very informative article on the “Tebow laws” which allow homeschooled children to play sports on public school teams.  Presently 29 states permit this and 12 are considering similar legislation, including my … Continue reading

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Homeschooling re: Time Magazine Article, “Please, Please Go to Sleep.”

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Homeschooling re:  Time Magazine Article, “Please, Please Go to Sleep.” This article states that in a Canadian study 68% of teens felt sleepy between 8am and 10am.  Of course, that’s the beginning of the school day.  And 23% felt their … Continue reading

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